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President Akufo-Addo and ex-presidents Jerry Rawlings, J.A Kufuor and John Mahama were among many mourners at the forecourt of the State House who bid farewell to celebrated Scientist and Mathematician, Professor Francis Allotey.

Former President John Rawlings has lauded the New Patriotic Party government for leveraging Martin Amidu’s drive to fight corruption by appointing him as Ghana’s Special Prosecutor.

Former head of the Narcotics Control Board, K.B Quantson, has attributed the failure to completely root out corruption in the Ghanaian society to the attitudes of the general populace to criminality.

Former President John Mahama has criticized the Akufo-Addo government for its inability to stabilize the price of petroleum products to the satisfaction of Ghanaian consumers.

Legislator, Alexander Kwamina Afenyo-Markin has condemned attacks on the Independent Exams Body (IEB) of the General Legal Council (GLC) by the Student Representative Council and the media, following the failure of over 80% of the candidates.

Former Attorney-General Martin Amidu has been sworn in as the country’s first Special Prosecutor with a promise to prosecute crime without fear or favour.

Private legal practitioner, Kofi Bentil, says state attorneys are not properly motivated to go after stolen state monies.

Season football administrator, Nana Oduro Sarfo has finally apologized to the management of Asante Kotoko over his match-fixing allegation labelled against the club.

Mustapha Hamid has stated that his outfit will not go for NDC’s communication module which he claims woefully failed Mahama, leading to his humiliating defeat in 2016 elections.

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Former President John Rawlings has lauded the New Patriotic Party government for leveraging Martin Amidu’s drive to fight corruption by appointing him as Ghana’s Special Prosecutor.

Former head of the Narcotics Control Board, K.B Quantson, has attributed the failure to completely root out corruption in the Ghanaian society to the attitudes of the general populace to criminality.

Former President John Mahama has criticized the Akufo-Addo government for its inability to stabilize the price of petroleum products to the satisfaction of Ghanaian consumers.

Legislator, Alexander Kwamina Afenyo-Markin has condemned attacks on the Independent Exams Body (IEB) of the General Legal Council (GLC) by the Student Representative Council and the media, following the failure of over 80% of the candidates.

Former Attorney-General Martin Amidu has been sworn in as the country’s first Special Prosecutor with a promise to prosecute crime without fear or favour.

Mustapha Hamid has stated that his outfit will not go for NDC’s communication module which he claims woefully failed Mahama, leading to his humiliating defeat in 2016 elections.

Felix Ofosu Kwakye has questioned the rationale behind the appointment of spokespersons for the five Cabinet Sub-committees including, the Legal and Governance, Economy and Finance and Infrastructure, as well as Security and Social Services in Nana Akufo-Addo's government.

An Accra High Court sentenced former GYEEDA National Coordinator Abuga Pele and businessman Philip Assibit to six and 12 years imprisonment respectively for charges including causing financial loss to the state.

An Accra High Court sentenced former GYEEDA National Coordinator Abuga Pele and businessman Philip Assibit to six and 12 years imprisonment respectively for charges including causing financial loss to the state.

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Season football administrator, Nana Oduro Sarfo has finally apologized to the management of Asante Kotoko over his match-fixing allegation labelled against the club.

Japan will host Ghana in an international friendly on Sunday 1 April at the Transcosmos Stadium, Nagasaki.

Black Queens coach Mercy Tagoe believes her side is ready to win the Women's WAFU Championship

Head coach of the Black Stars, Kwesi Appiah is surprised by the exit of Steve Pollack as the head coach of the club.

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger admits he's seeking Mesut Ozil to step up following the departure of Alexis Sanchez to Manchester United.

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte has defended his management of Willian this season.

Tottenham are lining up a move for Manchester United attacker Anthony Martial.

Former Ebusua Dwarfs coach, J. E. Sarpong believes former Ghanaian international, Mohammed Ahmed Polo was a better than Barcelona forward, Lionel Messi.

Owner and bankroller of Division One side, Techiman City FC, Charles Kwadjoe Ntim has taken a massive swipe at the Ghana Football Association (GFA) insisting “any idiot can run Ghana football per what is happening now”.

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First Atlantic Bank has officially signed an investment agreement with Advanced Finance & Investment Group, manager of AFIG Fund II to strengthen its capital base.

Stakeholders at a day's summit on Oil, Gas and the environment have acknowledged the need for a policy on oil spillage in the country.

Ghana’s cocoa sector risks a dip if the country fails to address the politicization of the sector. According to the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), the issue has affected the growth of the cocoa sector as politicians have over the years, used cocoa's prospects to their gain.

​Ghanaian chemical engineer and innovator, Dr Thomas Owusu Mensah, has said the only way Ghana can catch up with industrial countries is to build a high-speed rail.

A strategic evidence-based data survey on employee's performance, remuneration and welfare in the banking sector was on Tuesday launched in Accra.

Information Technology (IT) specialist, Yaw Kusi Appiah Busia, has indicated that banks and financial institutions in the country are the major targets for cyber fraud.

The Executive Director of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Peter Abum Sarkodie, has reiterated the agency's commitment to collaborate with government and other stakeholders to intensify public awareness on climate change issues as its strategy to reduce the effect on the various sectors of the national economy.

The Executive Director of Ecobank Capital Advisor, Rita Ama Tsegah, has urged mobile money subscribers to transfer cash from their wallets to buy 91-day or 182-day Treasury Bills using an application on their mobile phones.

Government has announced plans to track mobile money transactions in the country to ensure that the space is kept secure from the activities of criminals.

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Bigger and rounder butts are inevitable to maintaining femininity and boosting the confidence of a woman. Believe it or not, clothes no matter the cut, texture or colour looks glam on firm and rounded curves.

There’s nothing as fulfilling as living a happy life. The irony of this belief however is that, life has its ups and downs and there will never be a straight happy happy life journey without ‘bumps’.

Charles Mensah Senior, father of self-acclaimed dancehall King, Shatta Wale believes prophets who are predicting the death of his son are only using that to gain popularity and attract more members to their churches.

Naomi Arinze, a Nollywood actress and model, has revealed she gave up a dream of becoming a medical doctor to become an actress and a model.

As Ghanaians still mourn their youngest female artist Ebony. Some female artists in Ghana hit the studio and did a tribute song for the late dancehall artist Ebony Reigns.

Television personality, Afia Schwarzenegger has released some missiles at controversial Counselor, Luterodt.

HMD Global, The Home of Nokia Phones will sign a new partnership agreement with 4Syte TV that will see the smartphone company becoming the headline sponsor of all promotional and on-ground activities for the media house.

​One of Ghana’s finest stand-up comedians Khemikal has revealed that David Oscar is the reason why we still talk about Stand-Up comedy in Ghana today. .

Vlisco, designer and manufacturer of specially crafted wax hollandais, supper-wax and java fabrics, has introduced its latest capsule collection at its flagship store at the Accra mall.

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The Nigerian Army has disclaimed the report, claiming that troops advance at the ongoing Operation DEEP PUNCH II was deliberately halted to allow the escape of the factional Boko Haram terrorists group leader, Abubakar Shekau in Sambisa forest.

Serving Overseer of the Latter Rain Assembly, Pastor Tunde Bakare, has spoken up on the payment of tithe by Christians being kicked against by media personality, Daddy Freeze.

An ancient clay seal discovered in Jerusalem may have belonged to the prophet Isaiah and could be the earliest physical evidence of the biblical figure.

Children in South Sudan have been forced to watch their mothers being raped and killed, the UN says.

The people of Ovahimba and Ovazimba tribes in the Kunene and Omusati regions in Northern Namibia have an upheld culture that has defied western influence and agitation.

President Muhammadu Buhari is scheduled to host the Council of State on Thursday at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

Liberia's new president George Weah has said he inherited "a country that is very broke, depleted a political malfeasance", reports AFP news agency.

Thousands of Japanese people who were forced to undergo sterilization operations could be in line for compensation following the discovery of records detailing the country’s controversial, decades-long eugenics program.

Some of the schoolgirls missing after a militant attack on a boarding school in northern Nigeria have been rescued by the military, officials say.